Donald J. Peltier

Donald J. Peltier, 94, of Vincent, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at The Arbors of Marietta, after a very brief illness.

He was born Sept. 21, 1920, in Shoreham, Vt., to Burt and Flora (Guyette) Peltier.

He was married to Madeleine Berard on Sept. 26, 1942, at St. Genevieve Church in Shoreham, Vt. Madeleine passed away Dec. 13, 2013. Don was also preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Linus, Bernard and Vincent; sisters, Stella Preseau, Peg Preble, Nethalie Fuller and Vida Burell; and his sons, Raymond and James. Surviving Don are Herbert (Julie) Peltier, Dorothy Hamel and Pearl Parent, all of Vermont; his grandson, Darren Peltier (Courtney) of Carlisle, Ky.; a granddaughter, Michelle; and several nieces and nephews.

Don was a successful business man with his wife at his side in the office and at home. They had moved many times during their 71 year marriage. He had an extremely keen mind and sharp wit. He and Madeleine were devout Catholics throughout their life.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at Leavitt Funeral Home in Belpre. The Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, Little Hocking.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.leavittfuneralhome.com

Donald J. Peltier

Donald J. Peltier, 94, of Vincent, Ohio, passed away Feb. 22, 2014, at The Arbors of Marietta, after a very brief illness.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre.